Information Technology Act, 2000
Section 43A of the IT Act provides that a body corporate, possessing, dealing or handling any sensitive personal data or information in a computer resource which it owns, controls or operates, is negligent in implementing and maintaining reasonable security practices and procedures and thereby causes wrongful loss or wrongful gain to any person, such body corporate shall be liable to pay damages by way of compensation to the person so affected.View More
Indian Medical Council (Professional Conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002
Regulation 2.2 imposes an obligation of secrecy on every medical practitioner barring in exceptional circumstances justifying the disclosure of information in larger public interest.View More
Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011
HIV Act, 2017
This Act provides that every establishment keeping the records of HIV-related information of protected persons shall adopt data protection measures in accordance with the guidelines to ensure that such information is protected from disclosure. Data protection measures shall include procedures for protecting information from disclosure, procedures for accessing information, provision for security systems to protect the information stored in any form and mechanisms to ensure accountability and liability of persons in the establishment.View More
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